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Avro Lancaster B.III HW-Z (LM739) nicknamed "Grog's the Shot" was delivered to 100 Squadron in September 1944.

It took part to the Berchtesgaden raid on 25 April 1945, targeting Hitler's Berghof 'Eagles Nest' and nearby SS barracks.

The crew at the moment of the raid comprised Sqn Ldr Hedley Francis Scott DFC, with Navigator Fit Lt J H. Harwood DFC; Bomb Aimer Pit Off J S Sanderson DFC (Canada); Flight Engineer Fig Off J B McQuaid DFC; Wireless Operator Pit Off R H Jones; Mid-upper Gunner Fit Sgt C A Johnson; Rear Gunner Pit Off J C O'Riordan (Australia).


Hedley Francis Scott


100 Squadron


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